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125 sponsored walk

More than 230 walkers took part in the latest celebratory event in Packwood’s 125th anniversary year. Yesterday saw every child from Year 3 to Year 8, most members of staff, a good collection of parents and innumerable dogs embark on a 12.5km sponsored walk. There was even a small group of doughty runners led by ... Continue Reading

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Christmas preparations

Today’s snowfall has not only made Packwood’s grounds and buildings look absolutely spectacular but also added another level of excitement to the festive feeling that pervades the school as we approach the end of term. With Christmas decorations festooned in classrooms, and lights and trees in every available corner of the school, anticipation is growing ... Continue Reading

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Acorns charity vote

Proving that you are never too young to have your say, the Acorns were introduced, on the very last day of the spring term, to the concept of democratic decision-making. The children held a secret ballot to decide which charity should be the recipient of the money they raised earlier in the year from selling ... Continue Reading

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